Survey reveals more than 3,000 Doncaster people are love cheats

More than 3000 Doncaster people are having an affair.
More than 3000 Doncaster people are having an affair.

More than 3,000 people in Doncaster are cheating on their partner, according to a new survey.

The UK Infidelity Index reveals that in the Doncaster area 3,262 people are currently having an affair - but Doncaster is actually one of least adulterous towns in Britain.

The website, set up by Illicit Encounters, a leading website for people to arrange and enjoy extra-marital affairs, reveals that Doncaster is ranked a lowly 127 of 140 towns across the UK when it comes to cheating.

The interactive Infidelity Index allows visitors to search a town or postcode and discover how many people in their area, are registered on the UK’s largest married dating site.

In Doncaster, the DN5 postcode, which includes Balby, Belle Vue and Bessacarr is the worst for cheating with 560 people playing away from home.

Thorne is the most faithful with 133 people commiting adultery.

Maidenhead claimed the title of the most illicit town in Britain with just over 2% of the population cheating, with Bournemouth being declared most faithful.

Spokesman for, Mike Taylor commented: “It is fascinating to see the breakdown of how many people are looking for affairs in your local area, who wouldn’t want to see if they live in a hanky panky hotspot?

“We have already had thousands of people visiting the website looking to see where their home town ranks compared with their friends.”

The figures for Doncaster are:

DN1 (town centre): 319 people cheating

DN2 (includes Intake and Wheatley Hills): 274

DN3 (includes Armthorpe, Barnby Dun and Edenthorpe): 246

DN4 (includes Balby, Belle Vue, Bessacarr): 560

DN5 (includes Arksey, Bentley, Sprotbrough): 328

DN6 (includes Adwick and Askern): 258

DN7 (includes Hatfield, Stainforth, Lindholme and Dunscroft): 186

DN8 (includes Thorne): 133

DN9 (includes Epworth, Finningley and Owston Ferry): 184

DN10 (includes Bawtry): 156

DN11 (includes Harworth and Rossington): 335

DN12 (includes Conisbrough and Edlington): 283

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